Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society

What's New at CAS

March 2019

2019 Honour Award winners announced

January 2019

2019 Guidelines to the Practice of Anesthesia now available

July 2018

Read the WFSA 2017/18 Annual Review (PDF 4 MB)

April 2018

Health Canada responds to President DuVal's letter regarding drug shortages in Canada

IARS Annual Meeting CAS-led Symposium Summary
(PDF 172 KB)

March 2018

Dr DuVal letter to the Minister of Health (PDF 94 KB)

February 2018

Read President DuVal's response to "Deep sedation for colonoscopy is unnecessary and wasteful" article

January 2018

2018 Guidelines to the Practice of Anesthesia now available 

Anesthesiologists, it's time to get social! Tips and techniques to
build your social media presence

CPD module: December 2017

Anesthetic implications of recreational drug use

How to access the modules
Instructions can be found on the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society website at:

Choosing Wisely Implementation Guide

Older Updates

Click here to access the RELEASE of 2017 CMA Workforce Survey Results.

Anesthesiology results

CMA Update - August 2017
Tax alert - CMA Advocacy Update

Report from CMA:
Consultation on measures that will affect private corporations

Announcing the launch of the Canadian Anesthetic Incident Reporting System (CAIRS)

CBC News: Alberta dentists barred from providing single-operator anesthesia

CMA Update - May 2017
Read the May 2017 CMA Update for news on: CMA's response to Bills C-45 and C-46; announcement of the CMA Foundation; this year's recipients of the Canadian Certified Physician Executive (CCPE) designation, and more.

CAS Partnership Announcement

The Canadian Journal of Anesthesia (CJA), has now become the official scientific journal of the Canadian Critical Care Society (CCCS). Read more here.


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